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Neil Carpathios | Books of My Life

Neil Carpathios is an award-winning poet and author of five full-length poetry collections, most recently “The Door on Every Tear.” He also has published a collection of flash fictions, edited an anthology of literature and written as a newspaper columnist. He has taught at various colleges and universities, most recently for the past 12 years at Shawnee State University in Portsmouth, Ohio, where he was a professor of English and director of Creative Writing. Currently, he is serving as Writer in Residence at Malone University in Canton.


There’s nothing like stripping down to your skivvies so a stranger—with the help of a high-tech machine—can tell you how much fat you have. Welcome to the BOD POD room at Malone University, where a less-than-five-minute test in an egg-shaped chamber will calculate your body composition.

Higher degree

David Waligorski has what every college graduate wants: a job waiting for him. Even better, it’s a well-paying job that’s expected to be in high demand for years to come. Waligorski, of Canal Fulton, who graduated in May from the University of Akron, will be working as a corrosion engineer for BP at its refinery near Toledo.

Where to buy

The Repository
Select Rite Aid Stores
Spee-D Foods
Buehler's Fresh Foods
Fishers Foods, including 44th Street NW, Tuscarawas St. W, Fulton Drive, Lincoln Way E. and Cleveland Ave. NW locations
Aultman Hospital Gift Shop
Mercy Medical Center Gift Shop
Gervasi Vineyard Marketplace
Carpe Diem Coffee Shop, downtown Canton and Belden Village Mall locations
News Depot
Avenue Arts Marketplace
Yum Yum Tree Alliance
Grapes in a Glass